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Collection Level Description: Translations by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. e. 116, German e. 6
Title: Translations by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching
Dates of Creation: 1923
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and German

Scope and Content

Typescript translations into English and German by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching, with introduction and notes on the philosopher Lao-tzu.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The translations were given to the Library by J.G. Weiss in 1923.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45692-3.

Access Points

Philosophy, Chinese

Lao-tzu | fl 500-599 BC | Chinese philosopher

Weiss | John Gustav | b 1857

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